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|Type:||Artigo de periódico|
|Title:||Epignathus: Report of a case with successful outcome|
|Abstract:||Epignathus is an extremely rare form of teratoma that arises from the palate or pharynx in the region of the basisphenoid (Rathke's pouch).(4) This condition is associated with a high mortality rate caused by severe airway obstruction in the neonatal period, thus requiring prenatal planning and prompt surgical treatment after birth. The authors describe a case of giant epignathus that was successfully resected followed by an uneventful recovery. Copyright (C) 1998 by W.B. Saunders Company.|
|Editor:||W B Saunders Co|
|Citation:||Journal Of Pediatric Surgery. W B Saunders Co, v. 33, n. 3, n. 520, n. 521, 1998.|
|Appears in Collections:||Unicamp - Artigos e Outros Documentos|
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